State of Washington Classified Job Specification
PLANT TECHNICIAN 1
Performs duties involved in the fertilizing, watering, weeding and breeding of plants and related procedures for research projects;
Inspects health and condition of plants and assists with the cultural practices involved in plant care;
Assists with laboratory demonstrations;
Maintains irrigation, fertility, breeding, and other plant records;
Performs related duties as required.
High school graduation or equivalent and two years of work experience in plant research, plant propagation, or related work.
College training in one of the plant sciences may be substituted, year-for-year, for required experience. One year of additional applicable experience may be substituted for educational requirements.
Specified course work or experience within a discipline may be required.
Class Specification History
General revision. Revises title (formerly Plant Technician I), class code (formerly 4515), typical work, minimum qualifications; effective July 1, 2007.